Last week, industry speculation continued on whether Apple would be terminating its music download store, and if so, when. That continued despite denials by Apple, and raised separate questions about the future of music download giants like Amazon and Bandcamp. Separately, discussions also surrounded potentially aggressive and ongoing moves by Apple to wind its download store down, which would make a termination date moot.
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This weekend, Bandcamp — one of the most important hubs for independent artists — addressed the issue in an email to members, while offering its broader views on streaming. The following is the complete email, as received directly by Digital Music News (note: play close attention to the last paragraph…)